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Discussion in 'Raising Baby Chicks' started by blessedmamato3, Aug 21, 2011.

  1. blessedmamato3

    blessedmamato3 In the Brooder

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    Our chicks are 6 weeks Wednesday and we're finding a lot of feathers around. Is this normal?
     

  2. madamwlf

    madamwlf Nevermore Acres

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    Yes perfectly normal. Chicks go through several partial molts before finally growing in their adult feathers.
     
  3. blessedmamato3

    blessedmamato3 In the Brooder

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    Great, thanks! Just wanted to be sure.
     

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